The Value of the True Workshop

Melissa Agnes

And then there’s the workshop. A workshop is even more fun because you get the audience involved. Whether it’s an hour-long workshop, a four-hour workshop or a two-day workshop, the point is to present, educate and engage with the audience.

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Why Strategy Workshops Trump Traditional PR Proposals

Stern + Associates

The post Why Strategy Workshops Trump Traditional PR Proposals appeared first on Stern Strategy Group. Brand Strategy Thought Leadership client partnership RFP alternative strategy workshops thought leadership consultationThe dreaded RFP. Template proposals. Wildly off-base recommendations. Cumbersome presentations. Let’s be honest. Finding and hiring the right PR, communications or marketing partner can be challenging, not to mention expensive.

Wrap Up Post from Issues Management Workshop at #CPRS2014

Melissa Agnes

Thanks to all of you who attended and participated in my workshop. Workshop: Effective Issues Management in this Digital Age. The post Wrap Up Post from Issues Management Workshop at #CPRS2014 appeared first on Agnes + Day.

The only workshop internal communicators need

PR Daily

Take part in a live webcast of this workshop on July 12. Register here for the live workshop. Internal communicators: Stop. Stop trying to show how important your work is. Set up practices that boost the bottom line so obviously that the big bosses can’t help but notice.

Six Narratives That Make up My Leave-behind Pack for Storytelling Workshops

Ishmael's Corner

One of the best parts of my job involves conducting storytelling workshops. I’m constantly refining the package shared with participants in our workshops for business storytelling. Uncategorized business communications business storytelling storytelling workshop storytelling workshops

3 reasons you can’t miss the Media Relations Pitch Clinic Workshop

PR Daily

You can get inside their heads at the Media Relations Pitch Clinic Workshop on Aug. Here are just three ways this workshop will transform your PR efforts: You’ll learn the storytelling and pitching skills you need to succeed in today’s environment. If you’re a PR pro, chances are you’ve wished you could read minds at one time or another. It probably happens after your pitch is rejected for the 15 th. time or your boss demands a headline in a major publication.

3 reasons you can’t miss the Media Relations Pitch Clinic Workshop

PR Daily

You can get inside their heads at the Media Relations Pitch Clinic Workshop. Here are just three ways this workshop will transform your PR efforts: You’ll learn the storytelling and pitching skills you need to succeed in today’s environment.

Melissa Agnes to Conduct Issues Management Workshop at CPRS National Summit

Melissa Agnes

Many still haven’t mastered the art of issues management as it pertains to social media, which is the focus of Melissa Agnes’s workshop at this year’s CPRS National Summit in Banff, Alberta. Workshop: Effective Issues Management in this Digital Age. Attendees will leave this workshop feeling confident that they can effectively use social media to detect, respond to and resolve online issues that threatens their organization’s (or clients’) reputation.

Help yourself as you help us: Host our infographics workshop

PR Daily

Calling all communicators: Host our insanely popular infographics workshop; your team attends that workshop for FREE! Ragan Communications has launched a new two-day infographics workshop series.

LinkedIn Social Selling Training & Digital Marketing Workshop Debuts

wiredPRworks

On March 10 and 11, I'll be teaching an immersive two-day digital marketing, LinkedIn training and social selling skills workshop. Digital Marketing, LinkedIn Training and Social Selling Workshop in Chicago. Register for Digital Marketing and Social Selling Workshop.

Here’s What Your High School English Teacher Meant by “Show, Don’t Tell” in Storytelling

Ishmael's Corner

One of my favorite go-to exercises for our storytelling workshop leans on the movie, “500 Days of Summer.” The Art Of Storytelling In Business Communications And Public Relations. Techniques For Effective Business Communications.

Time for Communicators to Deviate from the Status Quo

Ishmael's Corner

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Avoiding the Unkindly Cut in Business Writing

Ishmael's Corner

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The Best Obituary I Have Ever Read

Ishmael's Corner

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Anecdote Takes Center Stage in a National News Story

Ishmael's Corner

I’ll be making the trek to our Pacific Northwest office later this week to take the entire team through our storytelling workshop. Uncategorized anecdote storytelling techniques storytelling workshops

Never Eat Ramen Alone, Speak Like a Human and the Future of Digital Advertising

Ishmael's Corner

This could be fresh fodder for our storytelling workshops, explaining to executives that corporate speak is actually bad for their health. Uncategorized business communications digital journalism Nissin ramen companion storytelling workshops

Contrast as a Storytelling Technique in Business Communications

Ishmael's Corner

In conducting our storytelling workshops, the concept of contrast is one technique that always resonates with participants. Uncategorized business storytelling storytelling techniques storytelling workshops visual storytelling

One Action That Will Make Anyone in the Communications Business Smarter

Ishmael's Corner

I’m constantly pulling content from the NYT for my storytelling workshops. Uncategorized smarter business communication storytelling techniques storytelling workshops visual storytelling

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This Communication Plan Doesn’t Smell Like Christmas Cookies

Waxing UnLyrical

For centuries Santa’s Workshop has been a leader in the secular celebrations industry as a result of successfully meeting the needs of its stakeholders – children. A 40% increase in those who believed that the majority of their presents came from a store (as opposed to Santa’s Workshop).

How to turn an event into several months’ worth of content for your business

PR Warrior

But don’t forget the power of ‘old school’ physical (versus virtual) content, for example, branded informational events such as workshops, seminars and breakfast get-togethers or after-work meet-ups that feature an expert guest speaker. It’s great to blog, create podcasts and publish videos to YouTube.

Build your strengths and eliminate your weaknesses

PR Daily

Ragan Workshops allow you to work on your core strengths and improve those that are lacking. We’ve also just launched a workshop for your colleagues in other departments called Writing for Non-Writers. Check out the entire workshop schedule, including dates and locations.

Get made-to-order professional development

PR Daily

Ragan custom workshops offer you the opportunity to have industry veterans Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela create a workshop or custom training session for your team, at your facility. Topics for our custom workshops include: Communications strategy development.

Be the Clark Kent of your organization

PR Daily

Ragan’s Brand Journalism for Corporate Communicators workshops channel your inner hero. Led by Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela, these workshops, held across the country, help communicators find their inner voice, dig up stories that need to be told and package them as must-see content.

Get team training on your terms and your turf

PR Daily

Ragan custom workshops offer a rare opportunity to have industry veterans Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela analyze your team’s work and come to your facility for a specially designed training workshop. Best of all, you customize the workshop! A team that trains together stays together.

Make your organization a writing powerhouse

PR Daily

Our newest workshop, Advanced Writing & Editing for the Influential Communicator, is looking for a corporate meeting space for its next venue. An adaptation of one of our most popular workshops, the Advanced Writing and Editing for the Influential Communicator workshop combines instruction in advanced storytelling and writing techniques with winning brand journalism practices. What you get: A writing workshop at your doorstep.

Finding the Right Time to Send a Pitch

PRSay

Check out his workshop “ Secrets of Media Relations Masters” or his online course “ Crafting the Perfect Pitch”. . The second-best time of day to pitch media is between 10 a.m. and noon, their time zone. That used to be a slam-dunk time slot when they weren’t as busy.

5 ways to get the most out of a disappointing event

Public Relations Sydney

Some workshops and conferences you attend can often leave a lot to be desired. You leave these disappointing events feeling dissatisfied, especially if the speaker shows up late or is disorganised.

Write stories your audiences want to read

PR Daily

Advanced Writing & Editing for the Influential Communicator Workshop. We’re offering two locations for this workshop, so nobody misses out. Now—more than ever—you must pique your readers’ curiosity right away. Save $200 when you register today. for Ragan’s.

4 unconventional infographics formats

PR Daily

If you need more than inspiration, our Advanced Data Communications and Infographics workshop will teach you to distill large amounts of information into attractive, shareable infographics. See when the Advanced Data Communications Infographics Workshop will be near you here.

The Positivity Summit: Drive Change & Create Impact One Location at a Time

PR Expanded

His summit is a two-day event with transformational speakers and workshop sessions and a day of giving back to the community. For many of us, 2017 is a year of change.

Make your organization a communications powerhouse

PR Daily

We’re producing several exciting workshops this May and June—and they need a place to call home! Email Danielle Barrera to learn more about hosting one of our prestigious workshops. To learn more about hosting workshops and conferences, see our hosting site.

Three Ways You Can Benefit from #PRSSA

PR Expanded

I will have access to workshops, conferences, and trainings which will further advance my career. A Guest Post By Jolene Levesque, American University Student & PR Expanded Blog Contest Winner.

Find your Story; Build your Brand!

ReimaginePR

If you’ve struggled to find your story, this is the workshop for you! When: May 16 from 6:30 to 8pm. Where: Verity, 111d Queen Street East, in Toronto. Cost: $20!!!!!! It’s more than 90 per cent off of the usual cost. How: You can purchase at Eventbrite : [link]. Why: Why so inexpensive?

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Let’s talk about you

PR Daily

Ragan’s custom workshops cater to corporate communications teams in need of individualized guidance. Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela put their decades of experience to work by analyzing your content and leading an ultra-focused workshop on your turf. Custom content is hard to pull off.

How The UAE and Saudi Arabia Are Doing Great Things on Social Media

Melissa Agnes

Two weeks ago I was in Dubai presenting a 6 hour workshop on the use of social media and mobile technology for emergency management, to the GCC healthcare sector. Their initiatives, their eagerness to learn and their engagement with me throughout the workshop was a breath of fresh air.

This team bonding event can pay for itself

PR Daily

Ragan’s custom workshops. Custom workshops cater to corporate communications teams in need of individualized guidance. Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela put their decades of experience to work by analyzing your content and leading an ultra-focused workshop on your home turf. The custom workshop themes revolve around your business needs, including but not limited to: Communications strategy development. Learn more about Mark Ragan’s custom workshops.

Let’s talk about you

PR Daily

Ragan’s custom workshops cater to corporate communications teams in need of individualized guidance. Mark Ragan and Jim Ylisela put their decades of experience to work by analyzing your content and leading an ultra-focused workshop on your turf. Custom content is hard to pull off.

In an emergency, don’t wing it

PR Daily

Our daylong workshop features sessions on essential topics including: How to ensure top leaders participate in crisis planning. This workshop is a must for media relations and communications professionals of all stripes and backgrounds.

The Importance of Networking Outside the Office

PRSay

Check out his workshop “ Secrets of Media Relations Masters” or his online course “ Crafting the Perfect Pitch”. . The most important thing I do in my business is pay very close attention whenever I speak with a Media Relations Master.

The days of poor video communication are over

PR Daily

Ragan is offering two workshops that will help you produce outstanding videos. Join expert Justin Allen for one or both workshops on the following dates in these locations: Sept. Join us the next day for the Video Storytelling Workshop.

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